Andy Smith – Dematerialising Theatre

Event Date: 15 May 2017 Room G10 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts Presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2017 Andy Smith: Dematerialising Theatre For the last fifteen years, both alone and in collaboration with Tim Crouch (An Oak Tree, Adler & Gibb), theatre-maker Andy Smith has been involved in …

The Jo Spence Archive and Memorial Library: a workshop

Event Date: 15  May 2017 Room G04 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts Presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2017 The Jo Spence Archive and Memorial Library: a workshop Jo Spence was a British photographer, writer and ‘cultural sniper’. Join us for this workshop on her archive, and the implications …

Birkbeck Arts Week 2017

Event Dates: 15 – 20 May 2017 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts Presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2017 Join us for Arts Week 2017 running from Monday 15 to Saturday 20 May. Over the course of the week we will be hosting over fifty events – including lectures, …

Helena Kennedy – Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 3

Event Date: 11 May 2017 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: BIH Masterclass: Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 3: Terrorism & State Power Speaker: Helena Kennedy QC Chair: Oscar Guardiola-Rivera, Birkbeck, University of London In this Masterclass, which is …

Gerald Lang – What Follows from Defensive Non-Liability?

Event Date: 8 May 2017 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Gerald Lang (Leeds) – What Follows from Defensive Non-Liability? Gerald Lang teaches Philosophy at the University of Leeds, and received his training in Bristol and Oxford. He was the co-editor of Luck, Value, and Commitment: Themes from the Ethics of …

Michael Kenny – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?

Event Date: 8 May 2017 Keynes Library Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Professor Michael Kenny (QMUL) – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?  The English radical lineage has been repeatedly invoked on the British left in recent years: as an antidote …

Helena Kennedy – Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 2

Event Date: 4 May 2017 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: BIH Masterclass: Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 2: Gender, Sex & Trans Speaker: Helena Kennedy QC Chair: Sarah Lamble, Birkbeck, University of London In this Masterclass, which is …